World Report

Sharing the Riches of Christ in Romania

April 19, 2016

From the Superintendent's DESK

Our team in Romania continues to meet with families and congregations among the villages in the Pascani area, and Harlan Lee has sent this report of the past three days:

On Saturday, we went to Humulesti where fifty to sixty gathered in a two-room house for a church service. Thirty in the group were born again, and among those, several had taken a stand against the Romanian Orthodox Church...

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Going Forward in Brazil

April 19, 2016

From the Superintendent's DESK

Sam Ajayi’s visit to our saints in Fortaleza, Brazil, has concluded with the good news that another Apostolic Faith group has formed in that area. He sent this report with the details:

On Saturday morning, Nivaldo Peixoto and I drove about three hours to a mountainous region in the state of Céara, of which Fortaleza is the capital. On the way we came to a town named Redenção, which...

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The Gospel Expands Among Romanian Villages

April 18, 2016

From the Superintendent's DESK

Our team in Romania has now been to thirteen locations meeting with anywhere from one to fifty people at each. Harlan Lee sent this report of Friday’s activities:

We had a good, but busy day. Our first stop was Miclauseni, about twenty miles south of Pascani, to see a Jewish brother, Mihia. We were glad to find that he is well, though he has struggled financially this past year....

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Churches Added in Southern Africa

April 18, 2016

From the Superintendent's DESK

Dwight and Susan Baltzell have concluded their trip to Africa and are preparing to return home. Brother Dwight sent this report of their final weekend there:

Before we left Zimbabwe on Friday to travel to South Africa, I was able to speak with Antonio Castilho, District Superintendent of Angola, and received a report of how the work is progressing in that country. He said we now have Apostolic Faith...

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Progress in Brazil

April 16, 2016

From the Superintendent's DESK

Sam Ajayi, Director of South America Work, has been in Brazil for several days with the purpose of encouraging the saints there. He sent this report of the meetings being held and of how the work in Brazil has progressed since his last visit:

I was pleasantly surprised when I saw the church building, formerly a house, beautifully transformed. Nivaldo Peixoto, the pastor and District Superintendent of Brazil, and...

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Spiritual Growth Among Romanian Families

April 15, 2016

From the Superintendent's DESK

Yesterday our team in Romania made four more visits to different families. Harlan Lee sent a report of the day, stating that he appreciated spending more time with families on this trip than he had been able to do on previous trips. He appreciated observing spiritual growth in several individuals since his last visit.

One of the stops was to see Petru, the father of Eastern Romania District Superintendent Gheorghei Macovei. Petru is eighty-five years old and...

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Home Visits Are Made in Northeastern Romania

April 14, 2016

From the Superintendent's DESK

Harlan Lee of Roseburg, Oregon, is in Romania for a two-week mission trip. He arrived in Bucharest on Tuesday and was met by Ted Bora, Western Romania District Superintendent, and Gheorghei Macovei, Eastern Romania District Superintendent, who will travel with him during his stay.

The focus during the first part of the trip will be thirty-five villages in and around the city of Pascani in the northeastern region of Romania. Brother Harlan has been there four times, working...

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Fellowship and Unity in Zimbabwe

April 11, 2016

From the Superintendent's DESK

Dwight and Susan Baltzell are now in Zimbabwe. They arrived on Saturday to a welcome of about thirty saints and many balloons.

They shared Sunday services with the saints in Harare, our Southern Africa headquarters church, starting the day with Sunday school. This was followed by a time of prayer and also a short exhortation given by Oniyas Gumbo, the District Superintendent of Southern Africa. He spoke on how far the Lord had brought the work in...

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Victories Won at Zambia Camp Meeting

April 8, 2016

From the Superintendent's DESK

The Zambia camp meeting in eastern Africa concludes this Sunday, and so far they have recorded that twenty-eight have been saved, sixteen sanctified, eight baptized, and still others have been healed or received a touch from the Lord.

Dwight Baltzell, Director of Africa Work, sent a report that said after the opening services on Sunday and the church dedication on Monday, they had a normal camp meeting schedule on Tuesday through Thursday. Bible teachings were given on the...

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A Grand Opening Day for the Zambia Camp Meeting

April 4, 2016

From the Superintendent's DESK

Dwight Baltzell, Director of Africa Work, and his wife, Susan, are in Lusaka, Zambia, for the annual camp meeting, and also for the dedication of the Eastern Africa headquarters church, which hosts the camp meeting. They arrived a few days in advance and were met at the airport by many smiling faces including Timothy Kaibula, the District Superintendent of Eastern Africa. They said there was great anticipation and excitement among the...

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